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It seemed to be inadmissible to give in on such a fundamental point.
by Robert Bourassa

It seemed to be inadmissible to give in on such a fundamental point.
This would have meant that any one who would have wanted
to be a terrorist could gain eventually their freedom
thanks to another kidnapping.
- Robert Bourassa

I have always said that we did not expect a revolution in the streets.
- Robert Bourassa

You only need a few people to effect a kidnapping.
- Robert Bourassa

It is very difficult to know what may be in the back
of the mind of public figures.
- Robert Bourassa

 

There is nothing more foreign to a civilised and democratic
system than preventive detention.
- Robert Bourassa

There was never in my mind a desire to give in on the
subject of freeing the political prisoners.
- Robert Bourassa

There was no censorship of the press:
in general,
the War Measures Act could have been made even more radical.
- Robert Bourassa

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One can always debate questions back and forth.
- Robert Bourassa

A diplomat had been kidnapped, a cabinet minister had been kidnapped,
they were under threats of murder.
The police forces were rather tired.
After a whole week, we were unable to find those that
had effected the kidnappings.
- Robert Bourassa

A little more persistence,
a little more effort, and
what seemed hopeless failure
may turn to glorious success.
- Elbert Hubbard

Most of the important things in the world
have been accomplished by people
who have kept on trying
when there seemed to be no hope at all.
- Dale Carnegie

Ever had a bad hair day -
a day when everything seemed to be going wrong?
Perhaps today is a day to soothe your ruffled feathers,
take a deep breath, and reaffirm that
the weight of the world is really not on your shoulders,
unless you choose to assume that burden.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I guess the real reason that my wife and I had children
is the same reason that Napoleon had for invading Russia:
it seemed like a good idea at the time.
- Bill Cosby

Once I got married and had kids, I moved away from romantic roles,
because it seemed wrong to have my 3-year-old wondering
why Daddy was kissing someone else.
- Chevy Chase

In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things.
In physical terms, I move through them;
yet in metaphysical ones,
they seem to move through me.
- John Fowles

Society has always seemed to demand a little more from
human beings than it will get in practice.
- George Orwell

Why has it seemed that the only way to protect the
environment is with heavy-handed government regulation?
- Gale Norton

There was one issue on which there seemed to be almost unanimity:
the Internet should not be managed by any government,
national or multinational.
- Jon Postel

My manager said it would more effective against left-handed hitters.
It seemed to me that was impossible to do without the high leg kick,
which I started that day.
- Juan Marichal

I went for an outrageous form of expressing myself.
It seemed to be a way that I could make my name and
show that I was somebody.
- Dee Snider

So sweet love seemed that April morn.
When first we kissed beside the thorn,
So strangely sweet, it was not strange We thought that love could never change.
- Robert Bridges

I went to a Catholic high school and it seemed like
every time I drew something for a class project,
it either got thrown away by the teacher or something.
- Mike Judge

Every radish I ever pulled up seemed to have a mortgage attached to it.
- Ed Wynn

Of course there will be disappointments and the way
will not always be as I expected it.
But if it seemed easy, then that would be the time
to worry that I am on the wrong path.
- Anne Perry

It was fun while it lasted, but it never seemed real to me.
I could not believe I was in Van Halen.
- Gary Cherone

And as soon as I did the research, I realized the law
seemed to be on my side and I filed the suit.
- Michael Newdow

On the other hand, I was very much interested in the way people behaved,
the human dance, how they seemed to move around each other.
I wanted to play around with that.
- Octavia Butler

I think that I recall the nostalgic '50s:
the start of early television and rock-and-roll,
and I think everything seemed to get very generic.
Not much has changed.
- Rick Moranis

Yes, living voices in a living language,
so it seemed to us.
- Robert Fitzgerald

I took my waitress uniform.
Seemed fitting.
- Shiri Appleby

What they were giving me seemed incredibly real to me,
so I'd react to it in a very real way.
That was frightening for me, especially because of the subject.
- Mariel Hemingway

The word actress has always seemed less a job description to me than a title.
- Gene Tierney

The prize seemed to change my professional life very little.
- Philip Warren Anderson

The work of Henry James has always seemed divisible
by a simple dynastic arrangement into three reigns:
James I,
James II, and the Old Pretender.
- Philip Guedalla

That seemed to be the case with most of the teams based in the smaller towns -
the fans were more rabid,
and they wanted to literally kill the opposition.
- Bob Cousy

Yogi seemed to be doing everything wrong,
yet everything came out right.
- Mel Ott

The whole wood seemed running now, running hard,
hunting, chasing, closing in round something or -
somebody? In panic,
he began to run too, aimlessly, he knew not whither.
- Kenneth Grahame

Everyone seems to be playing well within the boundaries of his usual rule set.
I have yet to hear anyone say something that seemed
likely to mitigate the idiocy of this age.
- John Perry Barlow

But it seemed to me that the American way of doing
things was to obliterate a complete area,
without really knowing exactly what was there and where they were.
- Peter Scott

I don't plan on going back to legal work.
I wanted an international career, and finance seemed
to be where some interesting career opportunities were.
- Nick Johnson

In the past it seemed like I was making fun of rap a little bit.
But it was more me making fun of myself,
since I'm not technically a rapper, whatever that means.
- Beck

If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me
at the time a lack of success,
to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress.
- Calvin Coolidge

Having a lot of people suddenly depending on me to
get the job done was a marvelous motivator.
The book and movie deals seemed to flip a switch in my head,
and off I went.
- Laura Hillenbrand

When I did get home this last time, we had all these plans to go out.
And then we hardly stepped outside because the time
together seemed too precious.
- Emily Watson

I just wrote what I felt like writing since they seemed to sell.
- Jack Vance

When she had passed, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker seemed so sophisticated and bad.
I wanted to be like that.
- Carla Bley

Well, you know, I mean, I first did my live shows in
the late 70's and in those days I had a boatload of
equipment that always seemed to be going wrong.
- Thomas Dolby

I'm a lot luckier than most people, although I used
to look at it the other way around-that so many people seemed luckier than me.
- Dana Hill

Seemed to me that drumming was the best way to get close to God.
- Lionel Hampton

In matters large and small, many people seemed concerned about churlishness,
an ugliness in our relationships that appears to be
increasing rather than decreasing.
- Nick Clooney

I could have been more famous if I did all the glitzy things,
but celebrity always seemed so unnecessary.
- Enya

There seemed to be endless obstacles...
it seemed that the root cause of them all was fear.
- Marion Milner

The situation of the Old Left was the theory of Socialist Realism,
etc.
It seemed pointless to argue.
We stayed carefully away from people who wrote for the New Masses.
- George Oppen

Thus at the beginning of 1906 it seemed to be established
that the emitters of the spectral series of chemical
elements are their positive atomic ions.
- Johannes Stark

The moment seemed right to me for a full and,
if possible, authoritative portrait of the life and
character of the Prince of Wales.
- Jonathan Dimbleby

I didn't really escape that gravity until I moved 300
miles south to go to college at 18,
where authorship no longer seemed something liable
to induce vengeful punishment.
- David Knopfler

The payoffs in showbiz seemed as random as a slot machine.
- Kathie Lee Gifford

I expected to be a farmer like my father and brothers.
Life seemed pleasant and orderly.
- Lawrence Welk

But each time I seemed to be climbing into a roller
coaster and finding myself coming through the downhill
run with that sort of dazed feeling that we all know.
- Enzo Ferrari

When I got to college, acting suddenly seemed like
a very risky proposition and all my friends were going
to law school or med school or Wall Street.
- Wentworth Miller

Life seemed so simple and joyous when I was growing up.
- Kathie Lee Gifford

For years all I seemed to be doing was lobbying politicians
and others to persuade them that European culture needed movies,
and that we had to protect it.
- Wim Wenders

Growing up in Hollywood it seemed like every kid was the child of some star.
- Liza Minelli

Showing off seemed to me to be a highly valuable and
necessary activity when I was 20.
- Dylan Moran

I didn't train to make the Olympic team until 1968.
I simply trained for the moment.
I never even imagined I would be an Olympic athlete.
It always seemed to evolve.
- Dick Fosbury

The point here is that physics followed the data where it seemed to lead,
even though some thought the model gave aid and comfort to religion.
- Michael Behe

It seemed to me that this might be a great pageant,
which would give a chance for a very interesting picture.
- Henry Ossawa Tanner

The crusades of Vietnam and Watergate seemed like a good idea at the time,
even a noble one, not only to the press but perhaps
to a majority of Americans.
- Howard Fineman

It seemed to me...
that the only valid people to deal with crime were cops,
and I would like to make the lead character,
rather than a single person, a squad of cops.
- Evan Hunter

I don't like touring and it seemed to be getting on top of me in a big way.
- Andy Partridge


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